From throughout Russia, there are studies that customers are unable to obtain the desktop model of WhatsApp. The issue is related for each Home windows and computer systems on macOS.
When making an attempt to obtain the desktop consumer from WhatsApp, the browser reportedly reveals an error saying that the useful resource just isn’t obtainable. On this case, it’s not potential to obtain.
On the identical time, downloading is well carried out utilizing VPN companies from overseas IPs. Apparently, information switch just isn’t obtainable solely to customers with Russian IP addresses. Based on the Rozetked portal, the issue is that WhatsApp obtain assets are included within the Roskomnadzor registry.
Russian customers can not obtain WhatsApp for PC
As experiments performed by customers, in lots of areas, downloading the applying continues to be obtainable on the regular pace with out restrictions. As well as, the online model of the messenger continues to be obtainable to customers on the WhatsApp web site, which stays fairly useful. Similar to what occurred lately with Home windows.
The workforce behind the favored WhatsApp service has lately begun rolling out a brand new safety characteristic to all customers. They improve person management over who can see the profile picture, profile particulars, final seen time, and standing. These choices have been first launched to pick out beta testers final yr; however the firm has simply rolled them out to all customers on steady cellular apps.
In a current tweet, the builders introduced that they’re implementing these privateness settings for all customers. Till now, customers have been ready to decide on whether or not WhatsApp statuses, final seen and their particulars are 1) seen to everybody, 2) solely seen to contacts, 3) utterly hidden. However now there might be another choice “My contacts, besides …”.
With this feature, the person can choose contacts who will be unable to see his profile image, standing, and so forth, whereas holding this info seen to different contacts. Principally, it’s a black record.